Westchester Torah Academy has hit many exciting milestones this year: opening a second class for its kindergarten, welcoming grades five and six to middle school and breaking ground on the soon-to-be permanent home in New Rochelle. One of the most meaningful milestones
The children of the Early Childhood at Stein Yeshiva are hard at work preparing for Pesach. The children took a break from working on their haggadahs and took a trip over to the Stein Yeshiva Matzah Factory.
Fifth grade has successfully completed its interfaith program for 2019, sponsored by the Museum of Jewish Heritage. Kinneret Day School was one of four schools invited to participate in this unique tolerance program. Jewish and Muslim students gathered together for a variety of events to learn and share their respective
The sixth grade class joined together to learn about tikkun olam, repairing Hashem’s world, and how performing acts of kindness that respond to others in need is a core Jewish value. The sixth graders planned and publicized a pre-Pesach shoe drive to benefit the Kids Kloset.
On Thursday night, April 4, over 200 people gathered to view SAR Academy’s “Names, Not Numbers”© documentary film. This was the school’s eleventh year participating in this meaningful Holocaust education and commemoration national program.
As the eighth grade class prepares to enter high school, it’s important for them to reflect on what they’ve learned so far at WDS to better prepare them for what lies ahead. Morah Ronit took the long portion of Magid from the
Sixth grade social studies classes completed a unit on Africa. Students explored ancient African history, government, geography, culture, the slave trade, Apartheid, the Rwandan Genocide and much more. Miss Roode taught her students an African dance that she choreographed and
On Thursday, April 11, a group of 54 MTA talmidim and faculty headed to Washington, D.C. for MTA Israel advocacy club, Hatzioni’s, annual lobbying mission, known as MTAPAC. The group was also joined by alumni, including Josh Appel, who is currently in shana bet at Yeshivat
Carmel Academy’s Middle School Theater Troupe proudly presented its debut production of “Romeo and Juliet: The Comedy!.” The play was directed by Carmel Academy teacher Maayan Loewenberg, who is a trained thespian and wrote the comedic interpretation
The SAR High School Drama Society staged two superb performances of “And a Child Shall Lead.” The play, written by Michael Slade, was inspired by the writings of Jewish children imprisoned in the Theresienstadt ghetto-camp in Czechoslovakia during World War II. The words of these real-life